Lucy Campbell

A freelance writer for nearly two decades, Lucy Campbell has traveled extensively, covering stories of interest from around the world. Much of Lucy's focus is on consumer advocacy, and the legal topics that affect her readers' daily lives--everything from mislabeled food to auto recalls to harmful drugs and defective products. In her spare time, Lucy enjoys painting and a good cup of coffee.

  • Beneficial West & Household Insurance Bad Faith Insurance Lawsuit
    Beneficial West & Household Insurance Bad Faith Insurance Lawsuit
    Aug-15-18

    Charleston, WV: A bad faith insurance class action lawsuit has been filed against Beneficial West Virginia Inc, and Household Insurance Co, by two policy holders. Denzil and Cathy Shaw allege they are owed payments under the terms of their credit...

  • Kellogg's Settles Unpaid Overtime Class Action for $16.8M
    Kellogg's Settles Unpaid Overtime Class Action for $16.8M
    Mar-29-18

    Washington, DC: A $16.8 million settlement has been reached in an unpaid overtime class action lawsuit pending against Kellogg's Co. If the preliminary settlement receives final approval it will end four years of litigation. According to the...

  • $10M Settlement Proposed in Uber Gender And Race Discrimination Class Action
    $10M Settlement Proposed in Uber Gender And Race Discrimination Class Action
    Mar-28-18

    San Francisco, CA: A $10 million settlement has been agreed between Uber and plaintiffs in a discrimination class action lawsuit who alleged the ride share company did not pay its female software engineers and engineers of colour equitably compared...

  • Facebook and Cambridge Analytica Privacy Class Action
    Facebook and Cambridge Analytica Privacy Class Action
    Mar-27-18

    Houston, TX: Facebook and Cambridge Analytica are facing a privacy violations class action lawsuit filed by a man in Houston who alleges, on behalf of 50 million Facebook users, that they could be impacted by the massive databreach perpetrated by...

  • Fingerhut and Blustem Face Nationwide TCPA Class Action Lawsuit
    Fingerhut and Blustem Face Nationwide TCPA Class Action Lawsuit
    Mar-21-18

    Chicago, ILL: Online retailer and catalog Fingerhut is facing a proposed Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), class action lawsuit filed by a man who alleges he has received calls from the company seeking payment for products he never bought...

  • PlayStation Settles Class Action over Functionality
    PlayStation Settles Class Action over Functionality
    Mar-21-18

    New York, NY: A $3.75 million settlement has been reached between PlayStation and a nationwide class of plaintiffs, potentially ending the defective products lawsuit against the game company. You are a Class Member if you purchased a Fat PS3 in the...

  • Big Heart's Kibbles 'n Bits Contains Pentobarbital Consumer Fraud Class Action Alleges
    Big Heart's Kibbles 'n Bits Contains Pentobarbital Consumer Fraud Class Action Alleges
    Mar-19-18

    New York, NY: A Smuckers-owned dog food company that makes Kibbles ‘n Bits is facing a consumer fraud class action lawsuit over allegations it used unsafe ingredients in its dog food – despite advertising that the food was safe. Specifically...

  • $45M Settlement Reached in Family Dollar Store Employment Discrimination Class Action Lawsuit
    $45M Settlement Reached in Family Dollar Store Employment Discrimination Class Action Lawsuit
    Mar-15-18

    Charleston, NC: A $45 million settlement has been finalized ending an employment discrimination class action lawsuit brought by 37,000 former and current female managers for Family Dollar Store Inc. The plaintiffs alleged that Family Dollar Store...

  • Settlement Reached in Orbit Car Seat Class Action Lawsuit
    Settlement Reached in Orbit Car Seat Class Action Lawsuit
    Mar-14-18

    San Francisco, CA: A settlement has been reached in a consumer fraud class action lawsuit against Orbit Baby, Inc, which alleges deceptive marketing practices on the parts of Orbit Baby, Inc. and The ERGO Baby Carrier, Inc. The lawsuit was filed...

  • $1.51B Deal Agreed in Syngenta GMO Corn Seed MDL
    $1.51B Deal Agreed in Syngenta GMO Corn Seed MDL
    Mar-13-18

    Santa Cruz, CA: A $1.51 billion settlement has been agreed between Syngenta AG and a nationwide class of plaintiffs who allege the chemical company should have delayed the release of its genetically modified corn seed until Chinese authorities...